Early diagnosis and treatment of cancer of the lung.

  title={Early diagnosis and treatment of cancer of the lung.},
  author={Richard Overholt and Francis M. Woods},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  volume={245 15},
EVERY physician who is in active practice shoulders part of the cancer burden. People look to us for advice and help, individually and collectively, if they fall prey to such a terrible disease. Until the time comes when the causes are known and preventive programs or specific cures are developed, progress in treatment must depend on earlier detection and the prompt and skillful use of known weapons, principally excision. Cancer in any location presents a challenge. The ingenuity of both the… CONTINUE READING

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